Dan Aykroyd Joins Will Ferrell, Zach Galifianakis in Dog Fight
After a few years of doing voice work in movies like Yogi Bear and the upcoming Dorothy of Oz, and appearing in web videos like Funny Or Die’s Presidential Reunion, Dan Aykroyd will be jumping back onto the silver screen with a role in Jay Roach’s Dog Fight, which is filming in New Orleans right now, Movie Hole reports.
The film is about a pair of Southern politicians played by Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis, who both want to be president. Jason Sudeikis, John Lithgow, Brian Cox, Dylan McDermott, Josh Lawson, Gary Grubbs and P.J Byrne fill out the cast for the film, which is due for release in August.
It’s being produced by Ferrell and Adam McKay’s Gary Sanchez Productions, Roach’s Everyman Pictures and will be distributed by Warner Bros.